Ashley Judd, an-eighth generation Kentucky native, has lived in Tennessee and Scotland with her husband. Some Kentucky Democrats would like to see Ms. Judd take on Mitch McConnell in 2014.
At a memorial service for Sen. Robert Byrd in West Virginia, regular folks and presidents alike gathered for a public celebration marked by moments of grace and humor.
Sailing around the world on his iconic ship Calypso, Cousteau captivated audiences.
Activists say tourist dollars support the military junta, but many Burmese say they need the income.